My new dream is to commission a painting of my favorite room and hang it in close proximity to that room, creating a multiplicative happiness effect.
It is a family tradition to always point out giraffes, so I have to mention this painting in the movie, Wolf (1994), although I stopped watching the film soon ofter seeing this because of how completely aweful it was.
But shout out to the Bradbury Building! It's LA's second most beloved filming location. Can you guess the first?
Great wall mural. I can't tell if this is something that was printed and installed or hand painted. If this was a real hotel, it would be printed (because it would be in 100 rooms), but seeing as this is a stage set, there is a good chance that someone just got creative.
A while back I wrote about my favorite auction house, Susanin's, in Chicago. They have fantastic things in each sale and they are really reasonably priced.......but not if you include shipping to LA. I should probably resist perusing their auction catalogs, but I can't! Here are my top picks in the current sale: